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Restaurante Agua Viva

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Paseo Nuestra Senora Mercedes De Rojas 12u, 38612 El Medano, Tenerife, Spain
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Sheffield
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went out to El Medano without booking on a Friday night. Big mistake. All our usual haunts were full. Found Agua Viva never eaten here before so a little apprehensive as it was almost empty. We were not disappointed. The Tapas Starters were some if the best I've ever tasted on the island. Had lamb for main course with mint... More 

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Las Galletas, Spain
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Strong first impression, recently restyled, modern looking with a fully and only Spanish menu.... with diversity in tapa's , fish, meat and pizzas. Committed employees and manager performing a high service levelserving tastfull food. At our table only enthousiasm, as well about tapa's as about pizzas, pasta, typical spanish meat dishes. Sure to return here at our next visit to... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Had the worst meal ever! Chicken was dry, lasagne was dry, chips were horrible. Service was poor, we hadn't made our minds up when the waiter came to serve us because it was all in Spanish so we had a dictionary to try and work it out. The waiter then left us and came back a good 15-20 mins later... More 

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Thank Bertyboo
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

We went here because it looked really clean, was busy and said gastro bar. We thought we would be in for some really nice food. Unfortunately this was not to be. I ordered sparkling water and got mineral water. The menu was all in Spanish so we had to guess most of it which was not a problem but gave... More 

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Thank Qwwrty
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Great restaurant with the best Paella we ever eat. Great service, especaily Jose,very kind and profesionl. It was renovated just a couple of moths ago. Price was not cheap but it worth every euro.

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Thank Pedro G
Leeds, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Only beem open a coupel of moths but we were impressed. Good Italian menu with excellent pizzas. Good view, just on the edge of town, very reasonably rriced

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Sandwich, United Kingdom
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300 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

A nice terrace to people watch from, ovelooking the beach. If you don't like cigarette smoke, sit at the tables nearest to the town centre i.e.upwind. We first sat down just for coffees, which, being Italian, were better than the Spanish equivalent (not so bitter). As time drifted by, we decided to stay for lunch. The restaurant offers typical Spanish... More 

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Thank IgelEye
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

Lovely little bar to sit and watch the world go by comfortable shade or sun worth a visit. Wide range of drinks and nothing to much trouble for staff. We did not eat here personally but the meals looked nice

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Liverpool
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57 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2015

Gave this place a poor review last year, but we gave it another chance on this years trip and probably one of the best paella ever eaten. It looks like they have appointed a new manager (nicked from another very good restaurant maybe, he recognised us and came over for a chat) Service was great, price very good food excellent... More 

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uk wirral
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33 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2014 via mobile

Nice place on beach live music sat evening nice bottle rioja served with complimentry olives service pleasent spiits overpriced at 5 euro for a southern comfort ..

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish, Seafood
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Nuestra Senora Mercedes De Rojas 12u, 38612 El Medano, Tenerife, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Tenerife  >  El Medano
Description
Excellent restaurant on the harbour front in El Medano, Tenerife

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?